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A collection of historical and contemporary photographs, maps, documents, and records focused on the Columbia River Basin.
This Oregon Department of Environmental Quality website contains links to Total Maximum Daily Load and Water Quality Management Plan documents prepared for waterbodies in Oregon designated as water quality limited on the 303(d) list. A TMDL is the calculated pollutant amount that a waterbody can...
The Deschutes Basin Bibliography was created to provide a resource for scholarly research to be used in tandem with the Oregon Explorer Deschutes Basin. The bibliography’s primary focus is the scientific study of the survival and reintroduction of native fish in the Deschutes River and its...
This bibliography includes over 1000 regularly updated references about the Umpqua River Basin, particularly its hydrology and its fisheries. Some films, photographs and archival materials are included along with books, articles, maps and web pages. The bibliography also includes archival...
Descriptive overview of the history of the McKenzie River area.
An historical and geographic description of the Willamette River and its watershed.
Results from a 1999 survey of watershed councils, Soil and Water Conservation Districts (SWCDs), and friends groups. Willamette Restoration Initiative. September 1999.
Overview of the Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) analysis and monitoring for stream temperature so that water quality standards can be met. Prepared by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. November 2004.
An historical and geographic description of the Umpqua River basin.
Oregon State University Extension Service archived publication on the "salmon crisis" from the headwaters to the sea. Includes background information on salmon in Oregon, articles examining human activities and natural forces that affect salmon, and articles on restoration efforts and where to get...